April 16- CBS Corp said on Wednesday that the Internal Revenue Service gave a favorable ruling to the company's plan to convert its outdoor advertising subsidiary, CBS Outdoor Americas Inc, into a real-estate investment trust. Media conglomerate CBS holds an 81 percent stake in CBS Outdoor, which went public in late March.» Read More
Dec 9- Essex Property Trust Inc, a manager of residential properties on the U.S. West Coast, offered to buy BRE Properties Inc for about $4.48 billion in stock and cash. They have risen 11 percent to close at $59.34 on Friday after Bloomberg reported on Dec. 4 that Essex had offered to buy the real estate investment trust for about $5 billion.
Oct 30- Shares of Brixmor Property Group Inc, a shopping center company owned by Blackstone Group LP, rose as much as 4 percent in their market debut, valuing the real estate investment trust at about $6.1 billion. The REIT raised $825 million on Tuesday after its initial public offering was priced at $20 per share, the mid-point of the range.
American Realty Capital Properties buys Cole Real Estate for $11.2 billion to create the largest net-lease REIT in the United States.
Oct 23- American Realty Capital Properties said it would buy Cole Real Estate Investments for $11.2 billion to create the largest net-lease real estate investment trust in the United States. American Realty said it would offer 1.0929 of its shares or $13.82 in cash for each Cole share.
Oct 23- American Realty Capital Properties said it would buy Cole Real Estate Investments for $11.2 billion to create the largest net lease real estate investment trust. American Realty said it would offer 1.0929 of its shares or $13.82 in cash for each Cole share.
Empire State Building owner Empire State Realty Trust will sell 71.5 million shares in an IPO at $13 per, and will mostly benefit the Helmsley estate.
"I think you continue to buy," Stephen Weiss of Short Hills Capital says.
David Neithercut, Equity Residential CEO, and Doug Yearly, Toll Brothers CEO, discuss their real estate partnership and the pros and cons of renting versus owning a home.
Cramer said that the catalyst that will stop the recent market slide is just what market pros are watching: the interest rate on 10-year Treasurys.
Shane Hagan, CEO of SB REIT Management cites the Fed's taper talk as reason for the lackluster first-day performance of Soilbuild Business Space REIT's listing in Singapore.
Bruce Flatt, CEO of Brookfield Asset Management, provides his perspective on where he is finding the best investment opportunities in the U.S. and explains why he sees "value opportunities" in Europe.
CNBC's Adam Bakhtiar looks at shares of Singapore Press Holdings for the daily 'stock in 60' segment ' after the firm priced its real estate investment trust IPO at the top end of its indicative range.
Nathan Bell, Research Director at Intelligent Investor, discusses how Australian REITs may become the next hot topic as pain for the country's mining industry is expected to continue.
Just as the housing recovery was gaining steam, rising mortgage rates threw a wrench in it and turned down the heat. But it's not all bad news, not for rental apartments.
Marc Nemer, CEO of Cole Real Estate, discusses his company's listing on the NYSE. Cole is the second-largest public REIT.
Nick McGrath, CEO of AIMS AMP Capital Industrial REIT tells CNBC's Cash Flow why he thinks his REIT has outperformed its peers.
If you're working with limited capital, chances are you'll have to choose between two very different stocks. How do you do it?
As U.S. Treasury yields soar to a 52-week high, real-estate investment trusts still stand to gain, Land and Buildings CEO Jonathan Litt says.
Mid-America Apartment Communities is buying Colonial Properties Trust in an all-stock deal, expanding its presence in the South and Southwest portion of the U.S.
Jeffrey Schwartz, Co-founder & Chairman, Executive Committee at Global Logistic Properties, says the rise in bond yields in Japan does not bother him, and has not impacted the appeal of J-REITs.
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